persistent auth doesn't work for playing recordings
you can play back a recording and you get a URL of the form
if you play a live stream you can use persistent auth with a URL like this:
but you can't play a recording using the persistent auth, i.e. this doesn't work:
this is with 4.3-1855~gd453f5b~xenial
I can't choose that version on this bug report form
Updated by Paul M over 2 years ago
sorry, to be clear, I didn't expect or demand it to be fixed, I just hoped it might have been as part of some other bug fix.
I've forked it on github and had a look at the code, I've not written any C for a long time, but it looks as if it's intended that PAUTH should work.
However, I stumbled on a work-round:
which might or might not be a bug.